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Strawberry Industry Production Boost Forecast Stigma Of Mental Health Continues Plan Unveiled For Redfern Railway Station Lifts Prime Minister Of Australia From Tasmania Joe Lyons Overland Train Stays On Track In Year 2020 Round One Growing Victoria’s Botanic Gardens Grants Program Now Open Marine Farming Development To Be Consolidated Into Single Plan Capital City High Speed Rail Fits In With Suburban Networks Railways Must Not Be Dispensed With For Very Good Reasons Why Federal Politicians Want To Cut Heavy Railway Lines
 
Strawberry Industry Production Boost Forecast

Strawberry Industry Production Boost Forecast

Queensland Minister for Agricultural Industry Development Mark Furner Funding Plugs Big Future For Strawberry Industry Victor P Taffa A Stanthorpe seedling producer will boost production of strawberry plants to meet market demand and create up to 20 regional jobs with a funding boost from the Palaszczuk Government. Minister for Agricultural Industry Development and Fisheries Mark […]

Stigma Of Mental Health Continues

Stigma Of Mental Health Continues

Mental Health Medication Runs Poor Second Victor P Taffa Stigma of mental health continues and is compounded by doctors, nurses and the very mental health system itself. Everyone working in the system leaves best patient healthcare in last place. Mental Health Review Tribunal Just to get discharged from a mental health facility requires a lawyer […]

Plan Unveiled For Redfern Railway Station Lifts

Plan Unveiled For Redfern Railway Station Lifts

New South Wales Minister for Transport Andrew Constance Redfern Railway Station Upgrade With New Southern Concourse Victor P Taffa New South Wales Government is improving accessibility at Redfern Railway Station as part of the Transport Access Program. Project aims to provide a railway station precinct that is accessible to those with a disability, limited mobility, […]

Prime Minister Of Australia From Tasmania Joe Lyons

Prime Minister Of Australia From Tasmania Joe Lyons

Tasmania’s 26th State Premier Victor P Taffa Joseph Aloysius Lyons CH served as the 10th Prime Minister of Australia and also the 26th State Premier of Tasmania. Joe Lyons currently is the only Tasmanian to hold both the position of State Premier and Prime Minister of Australia. Joe Lyons is the only State Premier to […]

Overland Train Stays On Track In Year 2020

Overland Train Stays On Track In Year 2020

JBRE Publicity & Events Manager Caitlin Jones Overland Train Lives On Victor P Taffa Great Southern Rail has sent Editor Victor P Taffa the following message regarding his email to run the Overland Train as a V/Line Velocity Train. Since 19 January 1887 the Overland Train has operated between Melbourne and Adelaide. Great Southern Rail […]

Round One Growing Victoria’s Botanic Gardens Grants Program Now Open

Round One Growing Victoria’s Botanic Gardens Grants Program Now Open

Victoria Minister for Energy Environment and Climate Change Lily D’Ambrosio Looking After Victoria’s Treasured Botanic Gardens Victor P Taffa Andrews Government is preserving and improving Victoria’s precious botanic gardens with more than $1.4 Million for gardens across the state. Round One of the Growing Victoria’s Botanic Gardens Grants Program will provide grants to 17 gardens […]

Marine Farming Development To Be Consolidated Into Single Plan

Marine Farming Development To Be Consolidated Into Single Plan

Tasmania Minister for Primary Industries and Water Guy Barnett Sustainable Growth For Salmon Industry Victor P Taffa Hodgman Government strongly supports responsible and sustainable growth in the Salmon Industry, which provides thousands of direct and indirect jobs, many of which are in regional areas. Through our Sustainable Industry Growth Plan for the Salmon Industry, we […]

Capital City High Speed Rail Fits In With Suburban Networks

Capital City High Speed Rail Fits In With Suburban Networks

High Speed Rail Operates On Heavy Rail Tracks Victor P Taffa Capital City-Capital City High Speed Rail (HSR Aka Japan’s Bullet Train) is essentially a Heavy Rail Train that operates at 500 km/h. Capital City-Capital City High Speed Rail includes a Roll-on Roll-off Rail Ferry across Bass Strait. HSR travels on Heavy Rail Tracks that […]

Railways Must Not Be Dispensed With For Very Good Reasons

Railways Must Not Be Dispensed With For Very Good Reasons

Railway Facts And Figures Victor P Taffa Railway Planners and Politicians who do not know or ignore the Past cannot Plan for the Present let alone the Future. Given what has gone on with closure of Branch Railways throughout New South Wales it would seem rather mad capped for the North West Railway Line under […]

Why Federal Politicians Want To Cut Heavy Railway Lines

Why Federal Politicians Want To Cut Heavy Railway Lines

SAY YES TO HEAVY RAIL: SAY NO TO METRO RAIL Victor P Taffa         Country New South Wales had many Branch Railway Lines closed and replaced by more costly bus services. The Newcastle Line is next and it would seem that this policy is driven by Baron Richard Beeching in the U.K. […]

Checkout Of Non-Essential Workers Extended To 1 April 2020

Checkout Of Non-Essential Workers Extended To 1 April 2020

28 March 2020

Tasmania Premier Peter Gutwein Tasmanian Accommodation Operators Victor P Taffa Tasmanian Government is continuing to do what it can to ensure Tasmanians are safe and secure, Premier Peter Gutwein said. “We acknowledge the continued support of our commercial accommodation providers, however we understand the uncertainty that a number of operators are experiencing.” Following consultation with […]

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Tasmanian Govt Welcomes Energy Regulator’s Statement Of Expectations

Tasmanian Govt Welcomes Energy Regulator’s Statement Of Expectations

28 March 2020

Tasmania Minister for Energy Guy Barnett Energy Consumers Protected Victor P Taffa Tasmanian Government welcomes the Australian Energy Regulator’s Statement of Expectations for energy businesses, Minister for Energy Guy Barnett said. Statement of Expectations supports our Government’s position that consumers be protected during this difficult time. We are already acting to support energy consumers with […]

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Returned Travellers To Face Enforced Quarantine

Returned Travellers To Face Enforced Quarantine

28 March 2020

Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews Enforced Quarantine For Returned Travellers To Combat Coronavirus Victor P Taffa Following agreement by the National Cabinet, all travellers returning from overseas to Victoria will be placed in enforced quarantine for a self-isolation period of 14-days to slow the spread of coronavirus. While Victoria has seen some community transmission of this […]

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Small Business Supported By Andrews Govt

Small Business Supported By Andrews Govt

28 March 2020

Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews Money In The Bank For Businesses And Jobs Victor P Taffa Money is in the bank accounts of small and medium businesses supporting them and thousands of jobs through the devastating impacts of coronavirus on the state’s economy. Premier Daniel Andrews and Treasurer Tim Pallas announced today that payroll tax refunds […]

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Queensland Police Service Gains 78 New Recruits March 2020

Queensland Police Service Gains 78 New Recruits March 2020

28 March 2020

Queensland Minister for Police Mark Ryan 78 Police Recruits Join Queensland Police Service In Fast-Tracked Ceremony Victor P Taffa Minister for Police Mark Ryan and Deputy Commissioner Doug Smith have congratulated the latest round of Police recruits to graduate from the Queensland Police Service (QPS) academy and enter the Service as First Year Constables. This […]

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Chief Minister Announces Additional Measures To Protect The Northern Territory

Chief Minister Announces Additional Measures To Protect The Northern Territory

28 March 2020

Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner Statement From The Chief Minister Victor P Taffa Last night and early this morning, my government began working on additional options to further strengthen our protections against the threat of coronavirus. Today the National Cabinet also met to discuss the national response to the coronavirus. Decisions taken by National […]

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Small Business Survival Fund Outlined By Chief Minister

Small Business Survival Fund Outlined By Chief Minister

28 March 2020

Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner $50 Million Small Business Survival Fund Victor P Taffa Northern Territory Government’s $50 Million Small Business Survival Fund will help local Territory businesses survive the unprecedented economic impacts of COVID-19. “My only focus right now is saving lives and saving jobs. I’ll do whatever it takes to protect Territorians.” […]

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Tax Relief Package For Business Across New South Wales

Tax Relief Package For Business Across New South Wales

27 March 2020

New South Wales Deputy Premier John Barilaro Billions In Tax Relief For Business Victor P Taffa $1 Billion Fund For Jobs Help For The Vulnerable New South Wales Government today released the second stage of its economic package aimed at keeping people in jobs, helping businesses and supporting our most vulnerable in the face of […]

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New South Wales To Host 2022 Women’s Basketball World Cup

New South Wales To Host 2022 Women’s Basketball World Cup

27 March 2020

New South Wales Acting Minister for Sport Geoff Lee Sydney To Host 2022 Women’s Basketball World Cup Victor P Taffa New South Wales Government and Basketball Australia have won the bid to host the FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup 2022 in Sydney. Australian Opals were runners up in the 2018 event in Spain and will […]

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Miners Community Protections Stepped Up Due To COVID-19

Miners Community Protections Stepped Up Due To COVID-19

27 March 2020

Queensland Minister for Mines Anthony Lynham Coronavirus Protections Stepped Up For Miners Communities Victor P Taffa Mining companies are being asked to step up their coronavirus protections for fly-in fly-out (FIFO) workers, staff in mining camps and remote and regional resource communities. Minister for Mines Anthony Lynham said all state, territory and national resources ministers […]

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Museum Of Tropical Queensland Roof Changes Underway

Museum Of Tropical Queensland Roof Changes Underway

27 March 2020

Queensland Minister for Housing and Public Works Mick de Brenni Daredevil Tradies Hanging Out At Museum Of Tropical Queensland Victor P Taffa Tradies working on the roof of the Museum of Tropical Queensland have been giving passers by an unexpected sight, as work is undertaken to replace the curved metal sheet roof after it was […]

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Government School Learning Changes From Monday 30 March 2020

Government School Learning Changes From Monday 30 March 2020

27 March 2020

Western Australia Premier Mark McGowan Changes To Government School Learning From Monday Victor P Taffa New guidelines based on the best national medical advice From Monday, March 30 to Friday April 3, all students who attend school will continue to be taught However, parents are encouraged to keep them home, if they can access online […]

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Here For WA Campaign Connects Job Seekers With Opportunities

Here For WA Campaign Connects Job Seekers With Opportunities

27 March 2020

Western Australia Minister for Agriculture and Food Alannah MacTiernan Initiatives To Supply Agricultural Labour Victor P Taffa New ‘Here for WA’ campaign to connect job seekers with opportunities across regional Western Australia (WA) McGowan Government and industry leaders working together to support agriculture, fisheries and food jobs New program to help track agriculture labour needs […]

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Tasmania Supporting Grassroots Sporting Organisations

Tasmania Supporting Grassroots Sporting Organisations

27 March 2020

Tasmania Minister for Sport and Recreation Jane Howlett Financial Assistance For Tasmanian Sports Organisations Victor P Taffa Tasmanian Government is determined to support grassroots Tasmanian sports organisations through these difficult times and will make available $2 Million in grants to ensure their continuity through the disruption of the COVID-19 pandemic. Grants program, announced today as […]

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Tasmania Determined To Control Spread Of COVID-19

Tasmania Determined To Control Spread Of COVID-19

27 March 2020

Tasmania Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Michael Ferguson Message To Tasmanian Industry And Business Sector Victor P Taffa Keeping Tasmanians safe and secure during the coronavirus outbreak is the Government’s Number 1 priority, Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Michael Ferguson said. “We also know that protecting our economy and jobs as best we can during […]

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500 Police Officers To Makeup COVID-19 Squad

500 Police Officers To Makeup COVID-19 Squad

26 March 2020

Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews Statement From The Premier Victor P Taffa Victoria Police has established a coronavirus enforcement squad of 500 officers to ensure containment measures that have been put in place to combat coronavirus are followed. Coordinated through the Police Operations Centre, the officers will be out in the community doing spot checks on […]

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Non-Urgent Surgery Wound Back Due To COVID-19

Non-Urgent Surgery Wound Back Due To COVID-19

26 March 2020

Victoria Minister for Health Jenny Mikakos Elective Surgery Wound Back To Prepare For Coronavirus Victor P Taffa Victoria’s public hospitals have today been directed to begin winding back all non-urgent surgery, where it is safe to do so, as preparations escalate for the health system to cope with the coronavirus pandemic. “We need to wind-up […]

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Jobs Rescue Package Announced By Premier

Jobs Rescue Package Announced By Premier

26 March 2020

South Australia Premier Steven Marshall Rescue Package To Save South Australian Jobs Victor P Taffa Saving South Australian jobs and supporting key industries and local businesses survive throughout an unprecedented economic emergency will be the focus of an immediate $650 Million Jobs Rescue Package to be unveiled by the Marshall Government today. Details of the […]

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South Australian Schools To Get Pupil Free Days

South Australian Schools To Get Pupil Free Days

26 March 2020

South Australia Minister for Education John Gardner Pupil Free Days Announced For South Australian Schools Victor P Taffa Monday 6 April to Thursday 9 April will be pupil free days in South Australian government schools and preschools. This move will assist the state’s educators to plan and prepare to transition to flexible learning, ready for […]

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Jobs Hub Launched By Chief Minister

Jobs Hub Launched By Chief Minister

26 March 2020

Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner Connecting Territorians To Work Victor P Taffa COVID19 is doing more damage to our Territory economy than any natural disaster ever has, and the Northern Territory Government is so far investing $120 Million to protect Northern Territory businesses and Territory jobs. “My only focus right now is saving lives […]

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